WRITER: Henry Greenstein

KU soccer suffers home loss to West Virginia, 1-0

Kansas coach Mark Francis called Sunday's match against West Virginia "like so many of the other games in the conference that we have played" in a postgame press release. Indeed, the Jayhawks went back and forth with the Mountaineers in a fairly even run of play, much as they have in the majority of their seven one-goal losses on the year. But a scoreless first period gave way to a familiar second-half ...

KU pass catchers took significant steps forward in OSU loss

Kansas tight end Mason Fairchild broke free for two wide-open touchdowns in two minutes Saturday at Oklahoma State, after being held without a score for the first six games of the season. Chances are, though, that’s not what he’ll remember when he looks back on his trip to Stillwater. “We have a tendency to look at the things we did wrong,” he said postgame. “I’m my biggest critic. I’m not really ...

KU voted preseason No. 1 in AP Top 25

The votes are in and after months of offseason speculation, the Kansas men's basketball program finally has a highly coveted number it can affix to its name: No. 1. The Jayhawks were selected for the top spot in the Associated Press' preseason poll Monday, earning 46 of a possible 63 first-place votes from the AP's panel of media members. It is the fourth time that KU has been anointed as preseason No. 1, after ...

KU football looking to recuperate during bye week ahead of Oklahoma test

There may be no position group on Kansas’ roster more in need of a bye week than the defensive ends. After starters Hayden Hatcher and Jereme Robinson went down with injuries late in the game against UCF on Oct. 7 and missed practice the following Monday, Robinson specifically was able to play significant time in Saturday’s game at Oklahoma State. But then Austin Booker, arguably the breakout player of the ...

Notebook: KU staffer Lubick battling leukemia, still helped Jayhawks get ready for OSU

Stillwater, Okla. — Kansas offensive analyst Matt Lubick told ESPN’s Pete Thamel on Friday that he has been diagnosed with leukemia. Lubick, who joined the Jayhawks’ coaching staff in 2022 and primarily works remotely, continued to help KU prepare for Oklahoma State from afar, conducting his analysis from the Aurora, Colorado, hospital where he plans to receive treatment. "His courage, faith and passion ...

High-flying KU offense comes down to earth in fourth quarter, Jayhawks lose 39-32 at OSU

Stillwater, Okla. — Oklahoma State’s defense didn’t stand a chance against the Kansas passing game for the better part of three quarters, but halted the Jayhawks three times when it needed to most. Kendal Daniels and Dylan Smith each picked off Jason Bean once, but the Cowboys could only turn those opportunities into three combined points. What really made the difference was a fourth-down strip-sack by ...